Kevin Melrose

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Steampunk Batman is the Action Figure 19th-Century Gotham Needs

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

The latest entry in Play Arts Variant Kai's Batman Timeless series certainly is appropriately elaborate.

"Star Wars" Saga to be Released in Limited-Edition Blu-ray Steelbooks

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Film

Paving the way for "The Force Awakens," the entire "Star Wars" Saga will be released in November as commemorative Blu-ray steelbooks.

Canada's Silver Snail to Close its Ottawa Store

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Citing a slumping Canadian dollar, the comics retailer will shutter its Ottawa store after more than 25 years in business. The Toronto location will remain open.

Abrams Swears "Midi-Chlorians" is Never Uttered in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Film

The Force may be with the new "Star Wars" film, but the midi-chlorians won't as J.J. Abrams says the dreaded M-word is never spoken on screen.

Quicksilver Action Figure Races In For Hot Toys' Official Reveal

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Film

Hot Toys has officially revealed its Quicksilver 1/6th-scale collectible figure, which will complete the company's "Avengers: Age of Ultron" team.

"Attack On Titan" Game Trailer Teases PlayStation Release

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Video Games

Koei Tecmo prepares to make humanity's last stand with the official announcement of an "Attack on Titan" video game for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PS Vita.

"Attack On Titan" Game In The Works For PlayStation

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: Video Games

Keoi Tecmo has announced it will release a video game for an unspecified PlayStation platform based on Hajime Isayama's bestselling manga.

Robert Downey Jr. Is The World's Highest-Paid Actor (Again)

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: Film

Thanks largely to his hefty payday from "Avengers: Age of Ultron," Robert Downey Jr. makes his third appearance atop Forbes' list of highest-paid actors.

How to Get an Autograph From "Naruto's" Masashi Kishimoto at NYCC

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Viz Media has announced details of the two signing sessions for the creator of "Naruto" during New York Comic Con and New York Super Week.

Matt Damon Ponders Aquaman's Powers in New Promo For "The Martian"

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: Film

A new teaser for Ridley Scott’s sci-fi drama finds the "Ares 3" crew talking with a psychiatrist after spending 10 days in isolation training.

New Zealand Tire Shop's Superhero Mascot No Match for DC Entertainment

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

A tire shop is changing its logo to avoid a costly legal battle with DC Comics, which insists its superhero mascot too closely resembles the Man of Steel.

It's Stan Lee Vs. Jim Henson (and Kermit) in an Epic Rap Battle

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: TV, Comic Books

Forget Drake vs. Meek Mill, the greatest rap beef of our time is clearly between Stan Lee and Jim Henson.

Goku and Vegeta Butt Heads in New "Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'" Promo

Tue, August 4th, 2015 | Category: TV, Comic Books, Film

Vegeta wrestles the spotlight back from Goku in a new clip from the animated film, which debuts in select U.S. theaters today.

Human Torch Lights Up the Sky in This Fantastic Drone Video

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Film

Johnny Storm seemingly flames on (and on) in this promotional video that employs a drone and a flammable dummy.

"Sleepy Hollow" Loses Its Headless Horseman

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: TV

As part of a creative shakeup that will result in "a new set of rules for the mythology," the Fox series is bidding farewell to its signature adversary.

James Holmes Moves Closer to Death Penalty For "Dark Knight Rises" Theater Killings

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

A jury has refused to take the death penalty off the table in the final phase of James Holmes' trial for the 2012 Aurora, Colorado, theater shootings.

"Dungeons & Dragons" Film Moves Ahead at Warner Bros.

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Film

With a legal battle over the rights now settled, the studio has announced it's developing an adaptation of the popular role-playing game.

Green Arrow and Hawkeye Exchange Blows, Barbs in Video Brawl

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: TV, Comic Books, Film

One wise-cracking comic-book archer is pitted against another in a new episode of "Minute Match-Ups."

Let Vega's Beauty Intoxicate You in New "Street Fighter V" Trailer

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Video Games

Franchise veteran Vega will return as a playable character in "Street Fighter V," Capcom has announced with a new trailer.

Hollywood Dispenses Pez Movie

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Film

If Warner Bros. can build an animated franchise on LEGO, then why can’t someone base a film on Pez? We may be about to find out.

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